Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  Maia Nebula  ·  Merope Nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star 18Tau  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Sterope I (21Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
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The Seven Sisters in Taurus

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The Seven Sisters in Taurus, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
The Seven Sisters in Taurus
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The Seven Sisters in Taurus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8"

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MC Pro

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInisight  ·  Pro Digital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set  ·  ZWO ASIAIR PRO ASIAIR PRO  ·  DeepSkyColors HLVG (Hasta La Vista Green)  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)

Filters: Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block

Accessory: ASIair Pro


Dates:Oct. 10, 2021Oct. 11, 2021

Frames:Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block: 204x90" (5h 6') (gain: 53.00)

Integration: 5h 6'

Avg. Moon age: 5.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.57%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 21.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5182427

RA center: 03h46m11s.5

DEC center: +24°0936

Pixel scale: 1.857 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 353.531 degrees

Field radius: 1.317 degrees


Resolution: 3610x3610

Locations: Compass Lake, Alford, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a two panel mosaic. My first mosaic, but Pixinsight made it easy to stitch them together. I had been afraid to try for a long time, but it's really no big deal!

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